steering oar

noun
variants: or steer oar

Definition of steering oar

: an oar used over the stern or on the quarter in place of a rudder

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“Steering oar.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/steering%20oar. Accessed 17 Apr. 2021.

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